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A city of inspiration and innovation

Be right at the heart of it at the University of Cumbria in Lancaster. Our campus is a hub of fresh thinking, education, and high achievement.

Now home to some of our most popular courses in Education, Health, Sport, and Business, it's a place to be inspired, be part of a strong community, and be supported as you develop the skills you need to take you to the very top.

Studying here gives you access to realistic facilities, including sport performance labs, an x-ray and ultrasound suite, training wards and ambulance simulators, alongside teacher training rooms. These facilities are available for nursing, paramedic, sport, and rehabilitation students.

Coffee anyone? On campus we also have three lively places to stop for a bite to eat as well as sports facilities, including a gym, sports hall, and outdoor pitches. 

What about city life? Lancaster is the red rose heartland, a city full of history and culture. From the iconic Lancaster castle and canals to stunning green spaces and outdoor events, all set amongst a backdrop of architectural beauty. With a cosy coffee culture, quirky high street shops, museums, live theatre, and a vibrant nightlife there's so much to discover. 

Discover our Lancaster campus. Be bold. Change the world. Become part of a community that makes a difference, at the University of Cumbria.

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Just a short walk from the city centre, our Lancaster campus is bustling with life. Take a virtual tour of our campus and discover realistic facilities, support centres, study spaces and cafes.

A walk through our Lancaster campus

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Everything you need in one place

Named after the Archbishop of York and the University of Cumbria's first Chancellor, Dr. John Sentamu, the Sentamu Building is the newest addition to the Lancaster campus. 

Featuring high-tech lecture theatres, a balcony dining area, and plenty of study space, this building is a popular working hub on our Lancaster campus. 

The Sentamu Building

Three reasons why we love our Lancaster campus

Here on campus, you will find state-of-the-art teaching facilities including the student favourite Sentamu building, an innovative setting with a 200+ seat lecture theatre, and modern laptop-friendly learning hubs.

Our approachable lecturers and teaching staff are passionate about what they do. We are able to offer the individual care and guidance of a college setting, making this a truly great place to learn.

Lancaster is a thriving student city. It's a place that has really thought about how to make student life amazing. With Atkinson's delectable Coffee, comic shops, vintage clothing fairs, and The Dukes, a unique theatre attracting top talent from across the UK - there's so much to experience!

Our Student Accommodation

Lancaster really is the ultimate university city, with thousands of students based here, it is a lively, safe, and friendly place to call home.

Our University of Cumbria accommodation offers over 400 rooms to choose from with halls close to campus or house shares right in the heart of Lancaster itself.

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Where to find our Lancaster campus

University of Cumbria
Bowerham Road,